3D Animation for Film and Games Diploma 
2 years (64.5 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Offers artistically- and technically-minded

students with drive and ambition the opportunity

to become successful 3D artists and animators

in feature film, animation and video games

worldwide.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* Letter of

intent; portfolio and/or demo reel of relevant

work; interview.

Animation Fundamentals Citation 
2 months (7.5 credits) full-time 

Starts in July

DESCRIPTION

Develops drawing, design and animation skills

for possible entry into the 2D or 3D Animation

programs.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* Applicants

who have not graduated must be at least 18

and have completed Grade 11 or equivalent.

Interview; portfolio.

Digital Visual Effects Diploma
2 years (60 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates work as visual effects artists and

compositors in film and television studios.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* Letter

of intent; portfolio and/or demo reel of relevant

work; interview.

School of Motion Picture Arts 

Indigenous Independent Digital  
Filmmaking Diploma 
2 years (60 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates pursue work as production assistants,

camera operators/assistants, editing assistants,

editors, writers, production managers, directors,

broadcast journalists, or run their own production

companies. Students may choose to exit with  

a certificate after completing one year of  

the program.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Interview. Portfolio. Applicants with sufficient

work experience in the television, film or

independent production industries may be

admitted on a case-by-case basis to the  

second year of the program.

Lighting for Digital Imaging and Film
1 month intensive (3 credits)  

Full-time 

Summer program

DESCRIPTION

Courses fast track successful graduates into

the video and film industries in the lighting

department.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*

2D Animation and Visual Development 
Diploma 
2 years (62.25 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates work in the animation industry,

locally and internationally, as 2D animators,

character designers, storyboard artists,

background artists, layout designers, concept

artists and in other related creative roles.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Portfolio; interview; applicants may be  

required to complete a drawing excercise.

Bachelor of Motion Picture Arts Degree 
4 years (123 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Emphasizes practical, creative, technical,

professional and entrepreneurial skills. The first

two years focus on application and technical

proficiency. The third and fourth years emphasize

content creation and mastery. Students may

choose to exit with a certificate after completing

first year or a diploma after completing the first

two years.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.* English

12 or English 12 First Peoples or equivalent.

Minimum average of 72% on all Grade 12 high

school subjects. Interview; letter of intent.

Costuming for Stage and Screen Diploma 
2 years (64.5 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

For those interested in a costuming career. Offers

hands-on training in costume construction,

textiles for costumers and the fundamentals of

costume design for stage and film projects.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent.*  

Interview. Portfolio. Students with sufficient

work experience in film or theatre industries

may be admitted on a case-by-case basis to the

second year of the program.

Documentary Certificate 
8 months (33 credits) full-time 

Starts in September

DESCRIPTION

Graduates gain the skills needed to produce,

direct, write and edit documentary or  

specialized productions.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school graduation or equivalent* with

successful completion of testing and/or

upgrading in English or Math skills; interview;

letter of interest.

*Forhighschoolgraduation,EnglishandMathequivalencies,

aswellasEnglishlanguageproficiencyrequirements(e.g.,

TOEFL,ELA,IELTS,CAEL,PTE),seepage30-31.

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